Jean “Jeannie” Peterson, 74
July 14, 1945-May 9, 2020
Jean “Jeannie” Peterson, 74, of Sartell, died May 9, 2020 after facing Multiple Sclerosis head on for more than 30 years. A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
Survivors include the following: her three children: Kris (Scott) Schlichting of Rice, Jay (Shelley) Peterson of Clear Lake and Jill (Jason) Dekarske of Otsego; her adored five grandchildren: Jordan Schlichting, Jerad Schlichting, McKenzie Peterson, Daniel Peterson and Clara Dekarske; her beloved friend Sue Hansen; brothers Robert (Jayne) Lindgren, and Don (Judy) Lindgren, all of Estero, Florida; sister in-law Diane Jasper; the caring women who watched over her every day; nieces; nephews; and so many dear friends.
She was preceded in death by her devoted husband Dan of 52 years; her parents; sister Janice; and brother in-laws Bradley Eilertson and Joe Jasper.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, Sauk Rapids.
A full obituary will be printed in the May 15 edition of the Sartell-St. Stephen Newsleader.
Author: Janelle Von Pinnon
Von Pinnon has been publishing the St. Joseph Newsleader since 1989, the Sartell-St. Stephen Newsleader since 1995 and the Sauk Rapids-Rice Newsleader since 2015. She graduated from Minnesota State University-Moorhead with degrees in mass communications (with an emphasis on print journalism) and biology. She lives in southeast St. Cloud with her husband and two children.